November came and went, that’s for sure. Another off-month and fairly calm in the news-front, especially with the break of Thanksgiving coming at the end. Without further-ado, time to jump into my November Dividend Income results!
Currently, utilities are known for their strong dividend paying ability. Almost as if they are a fixed income producing asset. This leads me into the one dividend aristocrat that catches my eye – Consolidated Edison.
I am a huge history guy and love the wealth that was created from the late 1800s and early 1900s. Thomas Edison definitely was a founding father of this old wealth that continues to transpire and “light” our economy today. I understand utilities, I know how they physically work and I know what benefit and value it provides: Providing energy to fuel the day-to-day of operations. Let’s think big businesses, industries, etc., all the way to our entertainment platforms and this stems into our very own households. The need is and for now – will always be there, therefore, this is a very used product that will always be used. Continue reading
I am getting ready to move into a new apartment on July 1st. It is going to start the beginning of an amazing new chapter in my life. I cannot wait. One of the pre-move chores is to set up your new place’s utilities. I shopped the price around to eventually settled on the lowest cost provide. This got me thinking, why not spend some time and run each of the companies I shopped around through the Dividend Diplomats Stock Screener? Continue reading to see how FirstEnergy (Ticker: FE), AEP (Ticker: AEP) and Dominion Resources (Ticker: D) measure up against each other.